Deputy Minister of National Defence Alkiviadis Stefanis during the second day (29-30 September 2019) of his visit to D Army Corps Area of Responsibility, observed the planning and conduct of offensive operations in the context of the large-scale Joint Exercise “PARMENION 2019”.
Initially the Deputy Minister observed “NESTOS -19” Field Exercise and the deployment of a “BELLEY” bridge, all activities held in the region of Nestos river.
Then he travelled to the Fire Range and exercise terrain of Petrochori where he observed Field Exercise “HALIBDINOS THORAKAS-19”. Following the completion of the exercise he addressed the participating personnel.
The Deputy Minister of National Defence was accompanied by HAGS Chief Lt General Georgios Kambas, the Commander of the 1st Army Lt General Konstantinos Floros and the Commander of D Army Corps Haralambos Lalousis.